October 3, 2011

 

China's methionine imports decrease slightly in August

 

China's methionine imports registered 12,299 tonnes in August, down 0.81% over July levels.

                                                

Belgium (4,960 tonnes), Japan (3,981 tonnes) and France (1,640 tonnes) were the three largest exporters of methionine to China during August.
 

China methionine imports in August 2011

Country / Region

August

Volume (tonnes)

Value (US$)

Japan

3,981.05

15,872,857

Belgium

4,960

20,336,000

Germany

158

647,800

France

1,640

7,804,011

US

1,560

6,397,354

Total

12,299.05

51,058,022

Accumulated total

79,612.84

101,897,417

Source: Customs General Administration of China
US$1=RMB6.398 (Oct 3)